Rongai Route 7 Days
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

Rongai Route 7 Days

When it comes to Mt.Kilimanjaro for trekking, Rongai route is said to be one of the most successful routes to experience. Also, it has an easier route when compared to other routes as well. If you are really interested in making a trek in this route, then visit Kilimanjaro bound and get to know more about the activities that you will experience in your journey. Also, you can search for various packages available with us to pick.

Rongai Route 7 Days Itinerary

Day 1:

Once arrived at Kilimanjaro International Airport, you will find our experts and take you to the hotel in Moshi for dinner as well as breakfast as per the instruction is given by us.

Day 2:

After your breakfast, you will be taken through villages along with coffee plantations towards the wooden village of NaleMuru. Once the formalities are done, then you will start your hike over the field of potatoes as well as maize and get into a pine forest. Also, you will get a chance to witness wildlife creatures. Now, you can get to view the Simba Camp which is located near the First cave. 3-4hrs Walking and Overnight at samba camp 2600m/8530ft,distance 6km/3.7miles

Day 3:

On day 3, you will make ascent towards the second cave3450m/11,318ft and take your lunch as per instruction.

Now, move towards jagged peaks of Mawenzi by crossing the moorland. After that, you reach the Kikelwa camp which is in the sheltered valley. 6-7hrs walking and Overnight at Kikelwa Camp 3600m/11,811ft, distance

Day 4:

Now, you will have a steep climb and start to witness the wildness along with vegetation which is involved behind that and reach the Mawenzi Tarn. After your small trip, then you can have your lunch and start to discover more exciting areas from your place. 3-4hrs walking and overnight at Mawenzi Tarn 4330m

Day 5:

It will be your additional day in the mountain and get a chance to spend two nights over the Mawenzi Tarn. Also, you can make a trek to Mawenzi in order to experience the best acclimatization.

Day 6:

On day 6, you will get an opportunity to move towards lunar desert which is located between the Kibo as well as Mawenzi and then reaches Kibo Huts 4700m. It is mainly available at the Crater wall’s bottom. When it comes to summit climb, then you must be having relaxation for the rest of the day and get prepared. 5-7hrs walking

Day 7:

On day 7, you need to wake up at midnight and provided with breakfast then get set to move for a summit. In order to reach Uhuru Peak, you need to climb after sunrise. Now, you need to leave and reach Gilman’s point which is over the crater rim. Once reached Uhuru Peak, you can have some moments to cheer and descend back to Kibo Huts where you can have your lunch and then move to Horombo Huts to get your sleep. 11-15hrs walking and Overnight at Horombo Camp 3720m

Day 8:

Now, wake up and descend through moorland towards the Mandara Huts. Here, you need to have lunch and get back to the park gate. Make sure to tip your guides and finish your trip officially from here after leaving to a hotel in Moshi.

Day9: Transfer to Kilimanjaro Airport

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To make this trip successful, all you need to visit us and get to know more about the deals offering for this journey to make. Once you choose the package, you will be instructed by our experts before beginning your journey.  

Important Information About
Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Price Includes

  • Accommodations the night before and the night after the trek two nights in Moshi
  • Quality, waterproof, four-season private mountain sleeping tents
  • Professional, experienced, mountain guides
  • All Park fees
  • Entry fees, Rescue fees, camping fees or hut fees
  • All meals while on the Mountain
  • Arrival and Departure transfers
  • Guides, Porters, cook salaries and park fees
  • Quality Mess tents with table and chairs
  • Transport to the gate on starting day and after the trek
  • Clean, purified drinking water
  • Private, portable chemical flush toilets
  • Fair and ethical treatment of porters
  • Portable Summit Emergency Oxygen
  • Kilimanjaro National park certificate for successful summit attempt
  • Flying Doctor Service

Price Excludes

  • Tanzania Visa: $50 per person on arrival
  • Personal Expenses (e.g. laundry, telephone, beverages, etc.)
  • Meals not listed above
  • Optional Tours (short safari before or after your climb, marangu village day tour, day trip to lake challa, etc)
  • Tips and any items of personal nature
  • Health requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional, but comes recommended)

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Latest Reviews

“Fantastic experience! Really well looked after by our porters and our guides Leonard and Aggrey.”


K Kelly

“On summit day, our guides ended up carrying our day bags and motivated us, to make sure we would make it. Can only recommend these guys!”


Annika Reeh

“Leonard and Aggrey were so knowledgable about everything, that they even made the walking feel easy!! It’s definitely safe to say I would have never reached the summit without the help of my team, I would recommend these guys to anyone, every day of the week.”


Jess A

“Aggrey & William are real professionals and heroes in guiding us to the top.”


Angela Soenarijo

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